Men’s sayagata and chess pieces cotton sleepwear kimono
A modern sleepwear kimono for men, in cotton. This light and comfy casual kimono is perfect for lounging round the house, or to sleep in. The pattern of sayagata and chess pieces is printed.
It measures 140 cm long and is 63 cm from the centre seam to the sleeve edge. It is in excellent condition.
• Sayagata: the swastika is often found as part of a repeating pattern. One common pattern, called sayagata in Japanese, is made of of interlocking manji/swastikas, left- and right-facing swastikas joined by lines. As the negative space between the lines has a distinctive shape, the sayagata pattern is sometimes called the “key fret” motif in English.